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local governmentnoun

uk   /ˌləʊ.kəl ˈɡʌv.ən.mənt/  us   /ˌloʊ.kəl ˈɡʌv.ɚn.mənt/
[U] the control and organization of towns and small areas, and the services they provide, by people who are elected by those living in the area: We are asking both local and national government to address the issue of climate change.
(Definition of local government from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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local governmentnoun [C or U]

uk   us   GOVERNMENT
the control and organization of towns and small areas by an elected organization, or the organization itself: She is now running her own consultancy business after a career in local government. State law bans local governments from charging development fees for schools.
(Definition of local government from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “local government”
in Chinese (Simplified) 当地政府…
in Chinese (Traditional) 當地政府…
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